Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Invasive weed control in grassy ecosystems.


ACT grassy ecosystems are very prone to weed invasion. This is due to past disturbance, inter-tussock spaces and high edge effects. Management initiatives such as prioritisation based on 'biodiversity triage' and rapid response to new infestations helps to make the best use of limited resources.